West Bank Care Home

CQC Rating Good
Exterior of West Bank in Ross-on-Wye, Herefordshire
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Care Home Location

Walford Rd,  Ross-on-Wye HR9 5PQ, UK
Bus Stop0.90 miles
Local Pub1.60 miles
Train Station14.70 miles
Nearby Shops1.70 miles
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Nestled on the outskirts of the historic town of Ross-on-Wye, West Bank is an impressive Victorian care home providing expert residential, dementia and respite care for up to 42 residents. The tranquil gardens are laden with mature trees and are well kept, with the aid of some of the greener fingered residents, and are enjoyed by all in the spring and summer. West Bank has a packed programme of activities including bingo, arts & crafts, singalongs and variety of games, as well as providing one-to-one activities for those who prefer it. At West Bank the care team go above and beyond to ensure there’s something for everyone!

BrandBuckland Care
Purpose BuiltNo
Opening Date2003
Ensuite Facilities86%
All InclusiveNo

Types of Elderly Care Available at West Bank*

Lottie care
Residential Care

Individuals with low care needs, who are either fully independent or require minimal assistance with personal care and day-to-day tasks. Residential care usually includes support with tasks like: dressing, washing, taking oral medication and hoisting.

Lottie care
Dementia Care

Individuals that have been diagnosed with dementia and are no longer able to live independently at home due to requiring specialist 24-hour care services.

Lottie care
Respite Care

Individuals that require a temporary living arrangement at a care home. Respite is also referred to as a short care home stay and may range from a few days to a couple weeks.

Additional Elderly Care Options

Convalescent Care
Day Care
Palliative Care
Physical Disability

Not Available

Mental Health
Nursing Care
* Registered with sector regulator 'Care Quality Commission (CQC)' to provide these categories of care.

CQC Rating

goodOverall Rating
CQC Safe Rating goodCQC Effective Rating goodCQC Caring Rating goodCQC Responsive Rating goodCQC Well-led Rating good
CQC Publication Date: 26/06/2019

Care Home Facilities


Activity Room
Dining Area
Own Furniture Allowed
Pets Allowed
Quiet Area

Not Available

Cafe or Restaurant
Computer Room
Family Room
Hair & Beauty Salon
Library & Reading Room
Meditation Area
Private Dining Area
Terrace Area

Care Home Activities


Arts & Crafts
Baking & Cooking
Birthday & Holiday Celebrations
Book and Poetry
Dance & Music
Exercise & Fitness
Gardening & Flower Arranging
Visits from Children

Not Available

Beer, Cocktails & Wine
Hair & Beauty Treatments
Meditation & Yoga
Wellbeing Classes
Where is West Bank located?

It is situated in Ross-on-Wye and is close to popular amenities.

What is the CQC rating of West Bank?

The Care Quality Commission (CQC) is England's health and social care services regulator. West Bank is rated good, based on the level of care and safety at the home.

What types of elderly care are available at West Bank?

The following types of elderly care are available at this home: respite, dementia, residential.

How many beds does West Bank have?

Currently, there are 42 beds at the home.

Who owns West Bank?

This care home is owned and operated by Buckland Care.

What types of activities and events are available at this care home?

There are a variety of health and wellness activities available at West Bank, including: Gardening & Flower Arranging, Visits from Children, Book and Poetry.

What is the cost of care at West Bank?

Prices will vary from home to home, depending on the level of elderly care required. At West Bank the cost of care starts from £1,100 per week.

It's best to call the home directly on 01989 568333 to find out about the total cost of care for your unique needs.